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9 Self-Published Authors That Made it Big

There is a lot of criticism floating around (like that annoying, sticky yellow pollen that ruins summer for a lot of us) about self-publishing being less legitimate than traditionally published books. Many naysayers (how many of them have published anything, self or traditional?) claim that all self-publishing really means is that your writing wasn’t good …

Best Writing Advice from 50 Well-Known Authors

Sometimes, if you’re anything like me, you just need a quick little soundbite, a pearl of wisdom, a little sign to keep writing. You suffer from the terrible ailments of procrastination, self-doubt, self-loathing, laziness, and daydreaming. The only way to really get over any of that is to write. It’s not a sexy answer, I …